- Human Biospecimens
- For Researchers
- For Biospecimen Contributors
- For Patients
August 28, 2014
A U.K. biobank has begun one of the world’s largest medical cataloging projects ever attempted in order to link their previously stored biospecimens to updated patient medical information. This project underscores the need for medical researchers to obtain accurately- and richly-annotated specimens for their translational research.
August 21, 2014
Current manual de-identification methods may be insufficient in protecting patients’ identities when their specimens are used in research, but de-identification via iSpecimen’s technology-based solution protects against potential PHI breaches.
August 14, 2014
Regardless of whether a biotechnology business produces pharmaceutical treatments or diagnostic tests, access to customized biospecimen collections is essential to the research and development process.
August 7, 2014
The CMS and ONC released a joint statement describing the process in which providers can apply for hardship exemptions to the EHR certification requirements.